Snowshoe and Winter Hiking Safety Tips

It is important to remember when you go snowshoeing or hiking near Vancouver, even if you start at a popular ski resort or on a busy trail, you are heading into the wilderness. Here are some tips for staying safe outdoors in Vancouver this winter. Continue reading:
Snowshoe and Winter Hiking Safety Tips

Why Vancouver is the perfect destination for a solo female traveller

Photo credit: Lise Savard on Unsplash

There are endless reasons why Vancouver is the perfect destination for all kinds of travellers. Need I mention the majestic mountains or the irresistible cuisine? Solo female travellers, you should move Vancouver to the top of your list! Here’s why…

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Why Vancouver is the perfect destination for a solo female traveller

Study shows Vancouver is the safest, most active city for biking in Canada

Photo credit: Paul Krueger | Flickr

Photo credit: Paul Krueger | Flickr

Vancouver is officially on its way to becoming the urban bike capital of Canada.

A new report shows that Vancouverites now make more than 100,000 bike trips per day, tops in all of Canada. We even beat out much larger Toronto, where riders make 96,000 daily trips. In Vancouver, bike trips now account for more than 4 percent of all journeys made by any form of transportation.

The report by the Pembina Institute takes a deep look at Vancouver’s bike infrastructure (as well as cities across Canada), exploring both strengths and weaknesses. It turns out the city has plenty to be proud about when it comes to biking.  Continue reading:
Study shows Vancouver is the safest, most active city for biking in Canada